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Glossary of WW2 terms and abbreviations

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Term Definition
Kempei
Japanese military police
Knickebein
"Crooked Leg" - German navigational system using radio beams to guide bombers
Kondor Mission
German espionage operation based in Egypt
Konstantin
Operational code name for the German occupation of the Balkans areas previously occupied by Italian forces - September 1943
Kriegsmarine
The German Navy
Kripo
Kriminalpolizei - German criminal police department
Kutusov
Operational code name for the Soviet offensive against German forces in the Kursk Salient - July 1943
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